The Thoroughbred racing industry hasn’t been shy about criticizing the implementation of the Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act. As the July 1 deadline approaches, a new voice has joined the chorus — and it wants answers from the Federal Trade Commission and the Horseracing Integrity and Safety Authority.
The Horseracing Integrity and Safety Authority confirmed with American Farriers Journal on Thursday, May 12, 2022, that it is delaying the implementation of the federal Thoroughbred racetrack shoeing regulations.
The Horseracing Integrity and Safety Authority is delaying implementation of federal Thoroughbred racetrack shoeing regulations, multiple sources within the racing industry have told American Farriers Journal.
Legendary Farriers Start Pink Apron Charity
Billy Crothers and Myron McLane have started the Pink Apron Charity to raise awareness and funds for breast cancer research. Both farriers solidified the plans for the Pink Apron Charity at this year’s American Farrier’s Association (AFA) convention, which met in Reno, Nev.
Campbell, Texas, farrier and American Farriers Team member Sawyer Spradling demonstrates his approach to tuning a distorted pritchel to a punch, a skill that has served him well when he travels to clinics and competitions.
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